ASTANA, November 4. Russian professional men’s team "Rusvelo"Today has won the" gold "in the team pursuit at the initial stage of the World Cup on track, which takes place in Astana.
Eugene Koval, Ivan Koval, Alexey Makarov and Alexander Serov today fighting for the win with the Australian national team racers. The command "Rusvelo" showed the result of 3 minutes 56.127 seconds, while the time Australians — 4.01,417. Third place went to Team Netherlands — 4.04,035.
Competitions are held at the new national cycle track "Sary Arka". They are taking part in the 22 track professional team and 44 national teams from countries near and far abroad. Russia, in addition to the national team, presented the teams’ Rusvelo "," Lokosfinks "," Petroholding "and Moscow Track Team.
Professional men’s team, "Rusvelo" today won the "gold" in the team pursuit at the initial stage of the World Cup on track in Astana, setting a new record for Russia.
Eugene Koval, Ivan Koval, Alexey Makarov and Alexander Serov result showed 3 minutes 56.127 seconds. The previous record Russia, established in the championship of Russia in St. Petersburg the same foursome was equal 3.56,216, the press service of the Cycling Federation of the country.
Second place went to Australia / 4.01,417 /, third place — the team of Netherlands / 4.04,035 /, which in the small final riders defeated Denmark / 4.10,454 /.